Asteroids Near Earth

Asteroid 2016 VF18

2016 VF18 asteroid magnitude is 29.9 H and asteroid diameter is between 3 and 6 meters. Asteroid 2016 VF18 closest near miss earth distance is 70,018 kilometers on 10 November 2016.

Magnitude29.87 H
Diameter min.2.82 meters
Diameter max.6.3 meters
EquinoxJ2000
Orbit Uncertainty9 U
Orbital Period1692.25 days
Min. Orbit Intersection.000375003
Mean Anomaly6.433658
Mean Motion0.212734
Semi-major Axis2.779145 au
Eccentricity0.681081
Is Hazardous?No
Jupiter Tisserand invariant2.942
Inclination0.766256 deg
Ascending Node Longitude229.723422 deg
Perihelion Distance0.886322 au
Perihelion Argument136.342478 deg
Perihelion Time2457673.257297 JED
Aphelion Distance4.671967 au
Orbit Determination Date 6 April 2017
Epoch Osculation Date2457703.5

List of Asteroid 2016 VF18 Close Approaches to Earth

List of approaches near Earth of asteroid 2016 VF18 with distance and velocity information.

10 November 2016

Distance70,018 km
Distance (miles)43,507 mi
Lunar Distance0.182069 LD
Astronomical Distance0.000468 AU
Velocity (km per hour)49,444 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)13,734 m/s
Orbiting BodyEarth

16 July 2016

Distance7,378,864 km
Distance (miles)4,585,013 mi
Lunar Distance19.18729 LD
Astronomical Distance0.049325 AU
Velocity (km per hour)53,488 km/h
Velocity (meters per second)14,858 m/s
Orbiting BodyMars

Asteroid 2016 VF18 Velocity Distance Comparison

Asteroid Pass DateVelocityDistance
10 November 201649,444 km/h70,018 km
16 July 201653,488 km/h7,378,864 km